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hometownn: the town or city where one was born or grew up
underdogn: a person or group in a competition or situation that is expected to lose or be at a disadvantage; a person or group that is seen as less powerful or less favored than others in a social, political, or economic context
incumbentn: a person who currently holds a particular position or job, especially in politics or public office; a duty or obligation that is required as part of a particular role or job
opponentn: a person against whom you are playing or fighting in a game, competition, debate, etc.
classicadj: judged or deserving to be regarded as one of the best or most important of its kind over a period of time; of a well-known type
playbookn: a set of strategies or tactics used in a particular situation, often in a business or political context; a guidebook or manual that outlines a specific plan of action
endorsementn: an official statement of approval or support for a person, policy, product, or service; a signature or stamp on a legal document
trumpn: a playing card with a picture of a trumpeter on it, used in certain card games
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
protestn: a strong expression of disagreement, disapproval, or opposition
refugeen: a displaced person who has crossed national borders and who cannot or is unwilling to return home due to political, religious, or economic reasons or because of a war
gemn: a precious or semiprecious stone, usually of high quality and often used as jewelry; something that is considered to be a highly prized and valuable possession or attribute of a person or thing
liberaladj: willing to respect or allow many different types of beliefs or behavior; open-minded
laborn: productive work, especially physical work done for wages; the people who do manual or physical work in a country or company for wage; (verb) to work hard or to strive and make an effort to reach a goal
endorsev: to officially approve, support, or recommend someone or something
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
unionn: a group of employees who have banded together to advocate for their rights and better their working conditions; the act or the state of joining together or being joined together
famen: the condition of being well-known and discussed by a large number of people as a result of one’s accomplishments, abilities, and so on
bastionn: a strong fortress or a stronghold that defends or protects
liberalismn: a political ideology or philosophy that emphasizes individual freedom, democracy, and equality
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
noveln: an extended fictional work in prose; usually in the form of a story; (adjective) original and of a kind not seen before
visionn: the ability to think about or see the future with imagination and intelligence; the faculty of being able to see
negativeadj: having the quality of something bad or harmful; expressing refusal
emphasizev: to give or show particular importance to something
capitan: a Latin word meaning “head,” used to express the amount for each person; any head or headlike expansion on a structure, as on a bone
stickv: to put something, usually a sharp object, into something; to restrict yourself to doing or using one certain thing and not change; (noun) a thin piece of wood or other material
relentlessadj: persistent and determined; continuing despite difficulties or setbacks
votern: a person who votes or has a legal right to vote in a political election
transparentadj: easy to perceive, detect, or understand; (of a material or article) permitting light to pass through freely
electv: to choose someone for a specific position by voting for them; to decide or choose to do something
vibrantadj: full of energy, life, and enthusiasm
ethosn: the set of beliefs and attitudes that belong to a particular community, nation, ideology, or a person
philanthropyn: the practice of voluntarily helping the poor, especially by giving money
institutionalizev: to establish or make something a part of an institution (= a place such as a university, hospital, etc.)
nonprofitadj: not established for commercial profit
folkn: people in general, especially those of a particular group or type
sacrificen: the act of killing an animal or person or surrendering a possession as an offering to a deity; (verb) to give up something important or valuable to help another person or get or do something that seems more important
circusn: a traveling show or entertainment that often features acrobats, clowns, animals, and other performers; a chaotic, confusing, or tumultuous situation or environment
promotern: a person or organization that helps to promote or publicize something, such as an event, product, or idea
magnetismn: the force that causes attraction or repulsion between magnetic substances; a charismatic or attractive quality that attracts people or causes them to be drawn to someone or something
republicann: a person who supports or advocates for a particular form of government, typically one that has an elected head of state rather than a monarch; a member or supporter of the Republican Party in the United States
democracyn: a form of government in which the people have the authority to deliberate and decide legislation, or to choose governing officials to do so
philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
disagreev: to have or express a different opinion, idea, etc.
ultimateadj: furthest or highest in degree or order
divisionn: the act or outcome of splitting into separate parts; a critical organizational unit or sector
politiciann: a person who is a member of a government or law-making organization, especially as an elected member of parliament, etc.
innovatev: to introduce new methods, ideas, or products
conventionaladj: based on or following traditional rules, standards, customs, etc.
wisdomn: the quality of being wise, or the ability to use your knowledge and experience to make sensible decisions
dumbadj: lacking the power of speech, unable to speak; stupid, or lacking intelligence
constituencyn: a group of people who live in a particular geographic area and are represented politically by an elected official; a body of customers or clients who regularly use a particular service or product
divisiveadj: tending to cause disagreement or hostility between people
instinctn: an inborn behavioral pattern that is often responsive to specific stimuli; an innate feeling that causes you to act or believe that something is true
dynamicadj: having a lot of energy, ideas, and enthusiasm, and a strong personality; of or relating to dynamics (= the branch of physics and engineering concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies)
replacev: to take the place of something
policyn: a set of rules, guidelines, principles, or procedures that govern decision-making or action, often used in the context of business or government; a course of action or plan of action adopted or followed by an organization or individual to achieve a goal or objective
fortunateadj: having good luck or lucky
bipartisanadj: involving or supported by both of the main political parties in a country
movementn: a group of people working together to achieve a shared goal, especially a political, social, or artistic one; the process of moving or being moved, physically or figuratively
heron: a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities; a character in literature or history who is central to the plot and who exhibits heroic qualities
bushn: a plant growing thickly with many small branches and several stiff stems coming up from the root
evaluatev: to assess or estimate the quality, significance, quantity, or value of something
broadadj: very wide; general
numericaladj: relating to, expressed, or denoted by a number
demonstratev: to display something or give an exhibition to an interested audience
unfortunatelyadv: by bad luck; unluckily
publicizev: to make information or news publicly known or communicated, to promote or spread awareness of
congressn: a formal meeting of the representatives of different countries, constituent states, organizations, trade unions, political parties, or other groups
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
spiritn: the part of a person which is the seat of their mind, feelings, and character rather than their physical body; the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
governorn: the person who holds the highest executive office in a state or province
premisen: a statement or proposition that is held to be true or from which a conclusion can be drawn
publiclyadv: in a manner accessible to or observable by the public; by the government
troopn: a group of soldiers, especially a large one; a group of people, animals, or things considered as a unit.
principlen: a fundamental law or truth that explains or controls how something happens or works
tuitionn: the act of teaching something, especially when given to a small group or one person; fees charged by education institutions for instruction or other services
crackv: to break or cause to break without dividing into separate parts; (noun) a line on the surface of something along which it has separated without breaking
mayorn: an elected official who presides over a city or town government
fann: a person who admires and supports a person, group, sport, sports team, etc.; a device for creating a current of air by the movement of a surface or surfaces
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
basisn: the most important facts, ideas, or events from which something is developed; the way how things are organized or arranged
allocatev: to give or distribute something, such as resources or duties, to someone or something for a particular purpose
shrinkv: to become smaller, or to make something smaller in size or amount
framen: a strong border or structure of the wood, metal, etc. that surrounds something such as a picture, door, or window
quartern: one of four equal parts; a fourth part or portion
problematicadj: full of difficulties; difficult to deal with or solve
standpointn: a particular perspective or position from which something is viewed or considered; a point of view or opinion on a specific matter
kidneyn: either of a pair of small organs in the body that filter waste products, especially urea, from the blood and excrete them and water in urine
homiciden: the act or instance of killing another person; murder, manslaughter, or other unlawful violent killings
deployv: to move troops or weapons into a position or military action; to bring into something in an effective way
violentadj: involving or caused by physical force or aggression against someone or something
geniusn: someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality
identifyv: to recognize someone or something and say or prove who or what they are
achievev: to successfully complete a task or goal, often through hard work, perseverance, and dedication; to attain or accomplish something that one has set out to do
progressionn: the act or process of changing to the next stage or phase or moving forward
cheaplyadv: in a stingy or inexpensive manner
strategyn: a detailed plan of action designed to achieve a long-term or overall goal.
homelessadj: without a home, and therefore typically living on the streets
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
vacantadj: not occupied or in use; empty; showing no indication of thought or life, lacking expression or animation
abandonv: to leave a place, thing, or person with no intention of returning; (noun) a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
accomplishv: to finish or achieve something successfully
implementv: to put a decision, plan, or system into effect
contrastv: to put in opposition to show or emphasize differences
creativeadj: relating to or involving the use of skill and original and unusual ideas to create something
oppositionn: the act of disagreeing or resisting; the state of strong disagreement
enginen: a machine that converts thermal energy to mechanical work; something that has an important role used to achieve a purpose
utilizev: to use something for a practical purpose in an effective way
silon: a tall, cylindrical structure, usually made of concrete or steel, that is used for storing grain, feed, or other dry materials; a system or structure that is isolated or separate from others
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
stakeholdern: a person or group that has an interest or concern in something, especially a business
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
improvisationn: the act of making something up on the spot or creating or performing something without preparation
employeen: a person who is hired to work for a business or organization in exchange for wages or salary; a worker
moralen: the emotional or mental state of a person or group, especially in relation to confidence, enthusiasm, and determination
traditionn: a belief, custom, or way of doing something that has been passed down from generation to generation within a group or society
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management
graduaten: a person who has a first degree from university or college; (verb) to complete the first course of university or college and get a degree
dawnn: the time of day when the sun’s light starts to show in the sky
sectn: a group of people who follow a particular religious or philosophical belief system, especially one that is regarded as outside the norm or mainstream
riotn: a violent disturbance of the peace by a crowd, characterized by destruction of property, looting, arson, and attacks on individuals
predominantlyadv: mainly, mostly, or primarily; having the greatest influence or power in a particular situation or group
recognizev: to acknowledge or realize something or someone; to identify, remember, or become aware of something that was previously known or encountered
commemoratev: to honor the memory of someone or something by ceremony or tribute
awfuladj: causing fear, dread, or terror; very bad or unpleasant
expectancyn: the anticipation, belief, or likelihood of something happening or occurring in the future; the state of expecting or looking forward to something
disparityn: a significant difference or inequality between two or more things
nativeadj: connecting with or describing someone’s birth country or place of birth, or someone born in a specific country or place
counciln: a group of people who have been elected or appointed to make decisions or give advice on a particular subject or in a particular place
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
regardlessadv: not paying attention or considering something or someone even if the situation is bad or there are difficulties
countyn: an administrative division of a country or state, typically one of several comprising a larger division
squanderv: to spend or use something wastefully; to waste by spending or using too freely
aspirationn: a strong desire to achieve something; the action or process of drawing breath
graspv: to take hold of something or someone quickly and firmly
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
innovationn: the creation of a new device or process resulting from study and experimentation